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[movies]Grey Cup parade [1958] - John Gansner
Item is an amateur film documenting the Grey Cup parade in 1958. Film documents "Miss Grey Cup" contestants on floats and floats from various companies including Eaton's. Parade is moving along W. Georgia Street. 1958. Item # MI-19
Keywords: Parades
Downloads: 47
[movies]Shriners parade - John Gansner
Item is an amateur film documenting shriners parade moving southbound on Granville Street. Buildings include Cunningham Drugs, Purdy's, and the Paradise Theatre. 1951. Item # MI-15
Keywords: Parades
Downloads: 72
[movies]Spencer's parade
Item is an amateur film documenting the Spencer's Toy Parade staged by the Spencer's Department Store in Vancouver. Film documents floats and costumed marchers, and crowds watching the parade as it moves south on Dunsmuir Street past the Hotel Dunsmuir at 502 Dunsmuir Street. [1927?]. Item # MI-31
Keywords: Parades; Crowds; Floats (Parades)
Downloads: 34
[movies]London and Trooping the Colours
Item is an amateur film documenting London streets, automobiles, and buses, and Gertrude Spencer visiting a family in their home. The film also documents the ceremony of Trooping the Colour, filmed from the crowd across from Admiralty House (?) in London. [1930?]. Item # MI-49
Keywords: Traffic; Parades
Downloads: 136
[movies]Spencer's parade [MI-32]
Item is an amateur film documenting the Spencer's Toy Parade staged by the Spencer's Department Store in Vancouver. Film documents floats with fairy tale and storybook themes, and the arrival of Santa Claus. [1927?]. Item # MI-32
Keywords: Parades; Crowds; Celebrations; Floats (Parades)
Downloads: 40
[movies]Parade
Item is an amateur film documenting a Vancouver Golden Jubilee Parade. Film documents floats including the Electrical Contractors, Tyees Grouse Mountain, the Japanese-Canadian Citizens' League, Seaport Crown Fish Co., Ltd., Grace Hospital, Hodgson Lumber Company, Fraser River Sockeye, the Vancouver Rowing Club, and a float reading "Good citizenship and British ideals built Vancouver". 26 Aug. 1936...
Keywords: Floats (Parades); Jubilee celebrations
Downloads: 70
[movies]Jubilee parade - John Gansner
Item is an amateur film documenting Vancouver's Diamond Jubilee parade. Film documents marching bands, dignitaries on floats, and parade floats from the veterans of the Boer War, Native Sons of B.C. Post #2, Irish Fusiliers, City of Victoria, North Vancouver, Burnaby, Nanaimo, and New Westminster. Background buildings include Ailso Lodge and Mackenzie, White, and Dunsmuir Ltd. 1946. Item # MI-14
Keywords: Jubilee celebrations; Parades
Downloads: 104
[movies]Bowen Island - Shot by Isabell Louise Spencer.
Item is an amateur film documenting a ferry trip to Bowen Island, a parade, and a flag raising ceremony at the cenotaph in Snug Cove. Film documents Col. Victor Spencer in a uniform, and Elizabeth Ann in front of the monument. 13 Jun. 1937. Item # MI-78
Keywords: Ferries; Parades; War memorials
Downloads: 53
[movies]Grey Cup parade [1955] - John Gansner
An amateur film documenting the Grey Cup parade in 1955. Film documents the RCMP marching band and floats from Eaton's, Canadian Pacific Airlines, Marilyn Bell, and various "Miss" representatives for the football teams. This was the first time the Grey Cup was held in Vancouver. The Grey Cup game took place on November 26, 1955, between the Edmonton Eskimos and Montreal Alouettes. Item #MI-18
Keywords: Vancouver; Parades; Football; Grey Cup
Downloads: 170
[movies]P.N.E. parade 1959 - Arthur Collier
Item is am amateur film documenting the P.N.E. parade in 1959. Film documents marching military personnel, the RCMP marching band, and various floats from cities (Burnaby and Victoria) and other organizations. 1959. Item # MI-20
Keywords: Exhibitions--P N E; Parades
Downloads: 79
[movies]Regatta Rowing Club July 1st 1936 - Shot by Isabell Louise Spencer.
Item is an amateur film documenting a parade on W. Georgia Street heading west past McDermott Motors Ltd. at 1200 W. Georgia Street, toward Stanley Park. Film documents crowds around houses in the West End, men rowing in Coal Harbour, and the Denman Arena. 1 Jul. 1936. Item # MI-72
Keywords: Parades; Regattas; Rowing; Sports facilities; Houses; West End (Vancouver; B.C.)
Downloads: 61
[movies]Queen [Royal visits to British Columbia 1939 and 1951] - George K. McWilliam
Item is a reel of amateur films documenting the royal visits to British Columbia in 1939 and 1951. The first part of the film reel contains approximately five minutes of footage of the visit of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth to Vancouver in May 1939. It includes views of and from Queen Elizabeth Park, and a band procession leading the royal motorcade from the park. Also included are views of crowds lined up along Georgia Street near Howe and in Stanley Park watching the band procession and r...
Keywords: Royal visits; Parks; Stanley Park (Vancouver; B.C.); Lions Gate Bridge; Boats and ships; Bands; Parades; Lighthouses; Premiers
Downloads: 129
[movies]Playground films - special events - Vancouver (B.C.) Board of Parks and Recreation
Item is a documentary film documenting various recreational activities and special events taking place in park playgrounds in Vancouver. The film contains footage of special events such as the 1967 Sandbox Project, the Annual Kids Fishing Derby, and the Soap-box Derby. The recreational activities documented include baseball, children's fishing, Ukrainian dancing, outdoor ballet dancing, boxing, bicycle riding, basketball, volleyball, outdoor gymnastics, children's games, and musical performances...
Keywords: Boxing; Cycling; Ballet; Children's activities; Competitions; Dancing; Hiking; Playgrounds; Tug of war; Baseball; Fishing; Basketball; Volleyball; Gymnastics; Games; Music; Children; Ceremonies; Parades; Bagpipes; Dinners and dining; Trophies; Schools
Downloads: 721
[movies]Full speed ahead - New Horizon Films Ltd.
1979. Film produced by New Horizon Films for the Canadian Forces. It is an informational and promotional film about being a naval officer. Directed and filmed by Robert S. Rodvik, edited by Michael J. Collier, narration by Lt.(N) G. Davidson, S. Rodvik, narrator Campbell Lane, technical advisors Lt.(N) Terry Wolfe and Lt.(N) Glen Davidson. Reference code: AM1553-2-S2-: MI-273
Keywords: Military; Boats and ships; Bands; Navy; Sailboats; Engineers; Arms and armament; Military ceremonies, honors, and salutes; Arms and armament; Aquariums; Machinery; Firearms; Costume; Parades
Downloads: 51
[movies]Vancouver - Pacific Celebration [French version] - New Horizon Films Ltd.
1982. Film is a promotional film for the city of Vancouver. The film won several awards at film festivals including: Chris Plaque - Best Travel Film, at Columbus International Film Festival; a Special Jury Award at the San Francisco International Film Festival; the Canuck Award - 2nd Place Best Canadian Travel Film, Canadian Travel Association; a Bronze Award at the Film and Television Festival of New York; and a Certificate of Merit - Recreation at the Chicago International Film Festival...
Keywords: Airports; Skiing; Downtown (Vancouver, B.C.); Construction industry; Shipping; Fishing; Views; Sailboats; Golfing; Coast ranges; Horse racing; Sports facilities; Cycling; Football; Hockey, ice; Tennis; Parks; Fountains; Soccer; Chinatown (Vancouver, B.C.); Gastown (Vancouver, B.C.); Parades; First Nations of North America--British Columbia; Festivals; Rodeos; Logging; West End (Vancouver, B.C.); Kayaks; Dinners and dining
Downloads: 34
[movies]Vancouver - Pacific Celebration - New Horizon Films Ltd.
1976. Film is a promotional film for the city of Vancouver. The film won several awards at film festivals including: Chris Plaque - Best Travel Film, at Columbus International Film Festival; a Special Jury Award at the San Francisco International Film Festival; the Canuck Award - 2nd Place Best Canadian Travel Film, Canadian Travel Association; a Bronze Award at the Film and Television Festival of New York; and a Certificate of Merit - Recreation at the Chicago International Film Festival...
Keywords: Airports; Skiing; Downtown (Vancouver, B.C.); Construction industry; Shipping; Fishing; Views; Sailboats; Golfing; Coast ranges; Horse racing; Sports facilities; Cycling; Football; Hockey, ice; Tennis; Parks; Fountains; Soccer; Chinatown (Vancouver, B.C.); Gastown (Vancouver, B.C.); Parades; First Nations of North America--British Columbia; Festivals; Rodeos; Logging; West End (Vancouver, B.C.); Kayaks; Dinners and dining
Downloads: 110
[movies]Focus on Expo - one inch master - Aug. '86 - Yaletown Productions Inc.
Aug. 1986. This item consists of video transfers of film footage shot at Expo 86. The raw footage was transferred to video and edited on tape into a finished production. According to the donor this is the original of the final production with sound and image combined. "Vancouver - Focus on Expo 86" was released August 1986 as a video postcard. Film featuring highlights of Expo 86 . Includes royal visit, highlights of USA, USSR, China, GM, Canada, BC, Folklife pavillions...
Keywords: Royal visits; Royalty; Expo 86; Pavilions; Cityscapes; Vancouver (B.C.)--Aerial photographs; Vancouver (B.C.); Vancouver (B.C.)--Celebrations; Downtown (Vancouver, B.C.); Crowds; Parades; Police on horses; Signs and signboards; Boats and ships; Ferries; Transit and transportation; Transit and transportation--Rail transit; Transit systems; Transportation; Statues; Children; Musicians; Dancers; Children's activities; First Nations of North America--British Columbia; Police; Amusement parks; Canoes and canoeing
Downloads: 43
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